Archive for 5 February 2014
Eve: Valkyrie to be an exclusive Oculus Rift launch title
The latest Oculus Rift newsletter reveals that CCP Games’ Eve: Valkyrie will be an exclusive Oculus Rift launch title, and co-published by the VR hardware developers.
Dota 2 patched to add the Year Beast
Update: The Dota 2 blog has been updated with news on exactly what this mode entails.
Elite: Dangerous multiplayer footage from alpha phase 2.0
The development of Elite: Dangerous is continuing at pace, with the latest release expanding the alpha multiplayer options for those who backed the game at appropriate levels (that level is still £200.00 GBP.) In this latest build, there are now four different multiplayer scenarios for people to try out.
Strider strides towards the PC on 19 February
I’ve not played the original Strider (I know, I know, sorry,) but according to Tim it’s “quite good” and “possibly the best game with a giant robot gorilla.” I’d argue that Binary Domain had a pretty good giant robot gorilla too, but I’m willing to defer to Tim on this one.
Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Onslaught DLC wanders over to PC later this month
For the 9,000-10,000 people Steam says are still playing Call of Duty: Ghosts on PC, here’s some news about the Onslaught DLC.
Assassin’s Creed: Freedom Cry getting stand-alone release
Ubisoft has announced that Assassin’s Creed: Freedom Cry, the single-player DLC for Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, will be getting a stand-alone release.
Grim Dawn bugs being squashed and new features coming
Crate Entertainment’s ARPG Grim Dawn is progressing rather nicely and this week there’s another update on the game’s progress which also revealed a few new planned features.
GTA V PC community gets excited by Rockstar developer tweets
After last week’s failed pre-order release date we’re still none the wiser as to when a GTA V PC will be released.
Bioshock Infinite Burial at Sea Episode 2 gets release date
The second part of the Bioshock Infinite Burial at Sea DLC has now been given a release date.
Chucklefish has big plans for Starbound and the company in 2014
Starbound is proving very popular so developer Chucklefish thought it was about to time to share more information on where the game is heading as they continue to push toward a finished product.
Star Citizen raises $38 million – Another star system is added
That $40 million is getting closer as Star Citizen reaches the next goal of $38 million.
South Park: The Stick of Truth doesn’t use Uplay “at all”
Some people are not huge fans of Uplay, especially those who saw their Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag save disappear into a void for no reason.